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Windows Store ad firm sees evidence of new Surface slates, Nokia tablet in its server logs

Advertising firm AdDuplex claims its servers have been pinged by a new Surface RT slate, a new Surface Pro, and a new Windows tablet by Nokia.

Surface RT usage skyrockets after steep price cuts

The Surface RT may not be selling as well as Microsoft hoped, but recent price cuts have created a BIG spike in usage, AdDuplex says.

Dell dumps $299 Windows RT tablet, now cheapest is $479

The price of a Windows RT tablet at Dell's website went from $299 on Friday morning to $479 for a tablet bundled with a keyboard by the end of the day.

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Analysts call rumored Nokia Windows RT tablet plans bizarre

Putting out a tablet when other vendors are stepping away from the unpopular OS makes little sense, say analysts, who think Nokia should focus on its struggling smartphone business.

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Microsoft's Surface RT snafu prompts shareholder suit

A group of disgruntled shareholders--or lawyers--has filed a class-action suit against Microsoft that claims the company misled investors over the state of its Surface RT tablet.

Twitter tosses power users a bone in Windows 8 app update

Socialites who dig Windows 8's modern UI will be happy to find newfound support for lists, multiple accounts, and more in the Twitter app.

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Real-world confessions from Surface RT owners: Who loves it and why

The much-maligned slate actually has its fanboys. We talk to living, breathing people who use Microsoft's low-end tablet PC.

The 14 best Windows Store music and movie apps

Windows 8 catches a lot of flak, but it's great for full-screen entertainment. Here are the best music and video apps the Windows Store has to offer.

Asus slowly backs away from Windows RT tablets

One of Windows RT's earliest manufacturing supporters is turning its back on the Metro-only operating system.

The state of the Windows Store: How useful are those 100,000 apps?

Without key apps for productivity, image editing, social, and music, Microsoft's store is more than a few titles short of a Happy Meal.